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Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts
10 E. Baltimore Street, 10th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
410-752-8632
bopacommunications@gmail.com 

Staff Directory

EXECUTIVE
Chief Executive Officer
Donna Drew Sawyer

Deputy Director, Administration
Randi Norris

Chief Development Officer
Don Nelson

ADMINISTRATION AND OPERATION

Administrative Assistant and Volunteer Coordinator
Ashley Clark

Executive Administrator
Barbara Cyrus

Director of Strategic Initiatives
Lenora Henry, MPA

Director of Human Resources and Administration
Michelle Russell

Director of Financial Operations
Brian Wentz
 

ATTRACTIONS AND ARTIST STUDIOS 
Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower, School 33 Art Center, Top of the World Observation Level and The Cloisters

Director of Facilities
Annie Applegarth

Facilities Event Coordinator/Bromo Administrator
Jennifer Sale

Facilities Administrator  
Sarah Wilson
 

ARTS & PROGRAMMING
Arts Council, Arts Education and Public Art

Director of the Arts Council
Jocquelyn Downs

Community Arts Specialist
Chris Brooks

Public Art and Curation Manager
Kirk Butts

Visual Arts Specialist
Lou Joseph 

Arts Council Program Coordinator 
Devin Shacklett
 

COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING
Communications Director
Tracy Baskerville  

Digital Content Associate
Karimah Crum

Communications/Festivals Coordinator
Kyree Jones

Marketing & Communications Associate 
Santiago Nocera

Senior Graphics Designer
Martin Root

Graphic Designer
Tiffany Thompson

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
Events and Festivals

Special Events Director
Shelia Goodwin

Farmers’ Market & Bazaar Manager
Samuel Hanson

Special Events Coordinator
Sam Huber

Special Events Coordinator
Felecia Woodard

Communications/Festivals Coordinator
Kyree Jones

FILM OFFICE

Director of Baltimore Film Office
Debbie Donaldson Dorsey

Baltimore Film Office, Logistics Associate
Francis Carmen
 

SPONSORSHIP AND SUPPORT
Corporate & Foundation Support, Individual Giving and Banner Program

Chief Development Officer
Don Nelson

Grant Writer
Sarah Gibbons 

Corporate Sponsorship Specialist
Eddie Scott

Senior Development Officer – Corporate Sponsorship
Bob Sicard

Database Administrator
Valerie Smith

Development and Finance Coordinator
Margo Wright

Banner Program
banners@artsbaltimore.org

 

VOLUNTEERS
Administrative Assistant and Volunteer Coordinator
Ashley Clark